About Seymour Hersh
Seymour Hersh is one of America’s most renowned investigative journalists. He is a recipient of the Pulitzer Prize, the George Polk Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award. His articles in The New York Times and The New Yorker, among other publications, have covered topics ranging from the Vietnam War to the Kennedy White House to Gulf War Syndrome to America’s alliances with Israel and Saudi Arabia. In his presentation, he will explore the responsibilities citizens have to our country and the world as we enter another election season. He asks such questions as how we can be sure that our president acts in our best interests? What checks and balances can the electorate and the media impose to help shape a better world? What is America’s role around the world in this critical period of time?